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[Black Americana] Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt. 3 volumes from the personal collection of W.E.B. Du Bois. Includes: (1) Benedict, Ruth. Race: Science and Politics. Modern Age Books, New York, 1940. 8vo. Cloth Binding. Signed by DuBois in pencil on front free end paper. (2) Woodson, Carter G. Negro Makers of History. The Associated Publishers, Washington D.C., 1928. 8vo. Brown pictorial cloth binding. DuBois' signature stamped on front free endpaper. (3) Kemble, Frances Anne. Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839. Harper & Brothers, New York, 1863. 12mo. Blue cloth binding with title, author, and DuBois' name in gilt on spine.
Provenance From the personal library of W.E.B. DuBois. DuBois was a famed black sociologist and one of the founders of the NAACP, serving as its first director.
Condition Good. Bindings worn and age toning.

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3 books owned by W.E.B. Du Bois.

Estimate $160 - $260Feb 28, 2019